TITLE

The next big thing

AUTHOR(S)
Klein, Robert
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/6/2005, Vol. 187 Issue 2511, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information related to the stem cell research. Information related to Robert Klein who led the campaign to allow publicly funded stem cell research in California; Prospects of stem cell research; Steps taken by California to foster the stem cell research.
ACCESSION #
17878216

 

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